Opening Date Announced for Da Vinci Science Center in Allentown

Revolutionizing Science Education: The Da Vinci Science Center Opens in Allentown

After years of planning and hard work, the Da Vinci Science Center is set to open its doors in Allentown. The center, located at the PPL Pavilion, will offer interactive experiences for visitors of all ages. From exploring the inner workings of the human body to getting an up-close visit with North American River Otters in the Pocono Ravine, there will be plenty of hands-on activities to engage in.

The new 67,000-square foot facility at Eighth and Hamilton streets will also feature classrooms, laboratories, and interactive workshops for visitors to enjoy and learn from. The City Center Gallery, an 8,000-square foot space within the center, will feature the first exhibit titled “Dinos Alive!”, focusing on dinosaurs.

Lin Erickson, Executive Director and CEO of the Da Vinci Science Center expressed excitement about welcoming the community to the Lehigh Valley’s new premier science center. The center’s mission is to bring science to life and lives to science, inspired by Leonardo da Vinci’s insatiable curiosity.

The current location of the Da Vinci Science Center at Cedar Crest College will be closing on April 1 to prepare for the move to the new location. Tickets for the new center will go on sale in mid-April. More information about the center and its offerings can be found on their website at Years of planning and hard work have led to this exciting new scientific experience in Allentown.


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